Celebrating Air Austral’s maiden voyage on the Reunion to Marseille airport pair on 12 October are, from left to right: Pierre Regis, Chairman of Marseille Airport; Jean Marc Grazzini, SVP Sales & Marketing, Air Austral and Julien Boullay, CCO, Marseille Airport.
- Air Austral commenced services between Reunion (RUN) and Marseille (MRS) on 12 October. Flights on the 8,795-kilometre sector will operate up to twice-weekly (Mondays and Thursdays) on the airline’s 777-300s. XL Airways France offers the direct competition, with it currently serving the airport pair twice-weekly, although its frequency drops to once weekly at the end of October. Marseille is the second French destination served by Air Austral from Reunion, with the other being Paris CDG. See how Marseille Airport’s FTWA compares to others from around the world.